A poem about first love and saying goodbye

A poem about first love and saying goodbye

Copyright Maria Albertsen I know only too well the pain and heartbreak that we feel when we say goodbye to our first love, it hurts, big time! For most people this happens in our teenage years or early adulthood, but for some of us it can happen when we’re older...
When a woman has an affair with a married man

When a woman has an affair with a married man

In my almost 40 years of existence I’ve met people from all walks of life, both personally and professionally, and a high percentage of those people are women who have either had affairs and cheated on their husbands or women who have had an affair with a married man....
Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

This is a poem I wrote about a real experience I had in therapy almost 20 years ago during one of our ending sessions. It was with a therapist who helped me a lot and it was hard to say goodbye. Saying Goodbye She looked over at me, a childlike smile spread across her...
Inside her tears

Inside her tears

She sat opposite me with her legs crossed and her head facing down, playing with her hands in her lap. In the moments that passed I could see her eyes start to change, to become moist and dewy. A film of tears began to cover them and formed like pools at the bottom of...